Let heaven and earth agree, The Father's praise to sing

Let heaven and earth agree, The Father's praise to sing

Author: Charles Wesley (1740)
Published in 1 hymnal

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1 Let heav'n and earth agree,
The Father's praise to sing,
Who draws us to the Son, that he
May us to glory bring.

2 Honour and endless love,
Let God the Son receive,
Who saves us hear, and prays above,
That we with him may live.

3 Be everlasting praise
To God the Spirit given,
Who now attests us sons of grace,
And seals us heirs of heaven.

4 Drawn, and redeem'd and seal'd,
We'll sing the One in Three,
With Father, Son, and spirit fill'd,
To all eternity.

Source: A Choice Selection of Evangelical Hymns, from various authors: for the use of the English Evangelical Lutheran Church in New York #129

Author: Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley, M.A. was the great hymn-writer of the Wesley family, perhaps, taking quantity and quality into consideration, the great hymn-writer of all ages. Charles Wesley was the youngest son and 18th child of Samuel and Susanna Wesley, and was born at Epworth Rectory, Dec. 18, 1707. In 1716 he went to Westminster School, being provided with a home and board by his elder brother Samuel, then usher at the school, until 1721, when he was elected King's Scholar, and as such received his board and education free. In 1726 Charles Wesley was elected to a Westminster studentship at Christ Church, Oxford, where he took his degree in 1729, and became a college tutor. In the early part of the same year his religious impressions were much deepene… Go to person page >

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First Line: Let heaven and earth agree, The Father's praise to sing
Author: Charles Wesley (1740)
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Copyright: Public Domain

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